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Name It to Tame It

At the Association of Coach Training Organizations (ACTO) conference the week of June 8 to 12, 2020 many fabulous presentations and discussions focused on the future of coach training.  One of the messages that seems significant now is “Name It … Read more

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Common Mistake #3 of 3 – Lessons Learned from ICF Assessors

The first two of three common mistakes in the previous blogs, failure to have a clear agreement and leading, are closely related to the third common mistake, telling, teaching, or advising.  During coach training, the biggest paradigm shift for most … Read more

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Common Mistake #2 of 3 – Lessons Learned from ICF Assessors

In the previous blog we looked at the first of three common mistakes made by coaches in recordings they submit to the ICF for their credential application.  The first common mistake was failing to get a clear agreement on what … Read more

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Common Mistake #1 of 3 – Lessons Learned from ICF Assessors

While planning for a presentation to ICF’s Ethics Community of Practice, I had the opportunity to talk with the presenter, Jim Smith.  Then, during his presentation, Exploring the Convergence of Updated Ethics and Core Competencies, what we had talked about … Read more

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Application of the 4 Pillars for Self-confidence

By Birgit Rohm www.mediocoaching.com In this blog series, we explored four pillars that are the foundation of our self-confidence: connection, acknowledgement, self-care, and control. Understanding each makes it easier to find out which pillar is wobbling at the moment and … Read more

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Control – A Pillar of Self-Confidence

By Birgit Rohm www.mediocoaching.com Thus far we have explored the first three pillars of connection, acknowledgment, and self-care. Now we move into the fourth pillar, control. Control: To know what is good for me, I also need to know Who … Read more

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Self-care – A Pillar of Self-Confidence

Self-care – A Pillar of Self-Confidence By Birgit Rohm www.mediocoaching.com Thus far in this blog series, we have explored the first two pillars of self-confidence, connection, and acknowledgment.  Now we move into the third, self-care.  For those of us who … Read more

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Acknowledgement – A Pillar of Self-Confidence

By Birgit Rohm www.mediocoaching.com In the previous blog, we explored the first pillar of confidence, connection. Now we continue with the second pillar. During coach training one of the competencies taught and developed includes Evokes Awareness. This is a starting … Read more

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Connection – A Pillar of Self-Confidence

By Birgit Rohm www.mediocoaching.com Because confidence influences our success in many different ways, coaches learn during their coaching certification about supporting confidence through awareness, acceptance, and affirmation.  In the previous blog, four pillars of confidence were identified and here we … Read more

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How can I strengthen my self-confidence?

By Birgit Rohm www.mediocoaching.com Self-confidence impacts all of us and often we are hesitant to discuss it or what is happening for us personally. Unfortunately, this holds us back. We all know the feeling of insecurity and that doesn’t feel … Read more

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